Female 45 years

Dr. Laura A Shepherd, MD



Internal Medicine     -  Georgia,  Atlanta

 Overview

Dr. Laura A Shepherd, MD works in Atlanta, Georgia is a specialist in Internal Medicine and graduated Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1997. Dr. Shepherd is affiliated with Piedmont Hospital and practicing for 20 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

 Conditions

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Breast Atrophy
  • Bursa Injection
  • Calcaneus Fracture
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Dystonia Musculorum Deformans, Type 2
  • Epilepsy, Benign, Familial, Infantile Epilepsy
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Goiter
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Hypovolemia
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Mood Disorder Due to a General Medical Condition
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neurostimulator Implantation
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Pacemaker Therapy for Heart Failure
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Quadriceps Tendon Repair
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Skin Dimpling
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tumor
  • Visual Field Loss

 Procedures

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 20

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine

Augusta, GA, United States

Graduated: 1997

Residency Hospital


Rectors & Visitors, Uva Health Sciences Center




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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Nephrology Consultants Of GA

275 Collier Road North West Suite 290
Georgia (GA)
Atlanta,
30309

  (404) 352-3300


Other Office Locations

 Nephrology Consultants-GA PC

1265 Highway 54 West Suite 500
Georgia (GA)
Atlanta,
30214

  (678) 817-5542

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Nephrology Consultants Of GA, 275 Collier Road North West Suite 290, Atlanta, Georgia (GA), 30309



Map for Dr. Laura A Shepherd, MD: 275 Collier Road North West Suite 290, Atlanta, Georgia, 30309


 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Choice HMO
  • Blue Choice Option POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Open Access POS
  • CHAMPVA
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • GEHA
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • National Elevator
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • Principal Life
  • QualCare
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American
  • WellCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals





Piedmont Hospital

1968 Peachtree Road North West Georgia GA, Atlanta, 30309

A private, not-for-profit organization with 3,700 employees and a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, Piedmont Hospital is a 481-bed acute tertiary care facility located on 26 acres in the North Atlanta community of Buckhead offering all major medical, surgical and diagnostic services. For mo...


 (404) 605-5000



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